A US-backed force in Syria on Saturday was hours away from surrounding the last ISIS fighters in an area less than a square mile in eastern Syria.
Trump then joked, “They wouldn’t do that for me, Judah.”
The request came after 3 mortar shells landed near the US Embassy in Baghdad.
Only two weeks ago, the IDF attacked and destroyed a squad of seven ISIS soldiers who crossed into the Golan Heights from Syria.
DM Moshe Arens said, “I told Bush, ‘Look, you guys aren’t succeeding, you didn’t intercept a single missile, and the next one could be chemical.”
"In this matter [of Iran] there is complete agreement between us and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia."
Iran does not recognize Israel's right to exist. Neither does Iraq.
Israel's last major earthquake struck in 1927, killing 130 in Jerusalem, but there are many minor quakes each year.
It's not clear whether any foreign nationals were casualties in the earthquake.
Baghdadi "insisted on taking a yellow cab in order not to leave doubts that his was a civilian vehicle.”
The Trump Administration's urgent warnings against Kurdish independence convinced the Iranian-backed militias and the Iraqi government they had a green light from Washington to invade Kurdistan without fear of American intervention.
Throughout the court proceedings, Zabida'at insisted that he was dragged into and kept under the control of ISIS by his wife.
“If Israel does not reconsider its support for Kurdish independence, Turkey will not be able to take many steps we would have with Israel, too."
All of Kurdistan's neighbors have been advancing military units towards its borders, possibly scheming to repeat the attempt in 1948 by seven Arab states to choke the fledgling State of Israel.
The hunger for a state of their own dates as far back as the time when the Ottoman Empire was broken up after World War I and European nations divided the territory.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Israel "clearly differentiates between the PKK and the legitimate efforts of the Kurdish people."
"He was responsible for planning numerous terrorist attacks, including the failed plot to bomb the 2016 Israel-Albania soccer match."
Al-Baghdadi hasn’t been seen publicly in person since his Mosul appearance in 2014 at the Grand Mosque of Al-Nuri.
Last August Eizenkot received the U.S. Legion of Merit from Dunford during the honor guard ceremony at the Pentagon in Washington.
Israel -- strategically located at the apex of three continents -- is a logical land bridge already in use by Turkey.
Kushner has Trump's ear on foreign policy, but is yet to familiarize himself with the 'inner workings of the Pentagon.'
Defense Minister Liberman warned the next Syria fired its missiles at Israel, the IAF would wipe out its air defense system.
The momentum now here in Iraq is clearly on the side of the Iraqi Security Forces and the Iraqi people.
"If the Syrian government requests, we are ready to take action to liberate Golan."
"This order is part of our ongoing efforts to eliminate vulnerabilities that radical Islamist terrorists can and will exploit for destructive ends."